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Aug 31, 2015

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The MBA Essay: Back to Basics

We often stress that, to present oneself effectively in one’s application essays, it is critical to think carefully about what a given question is asking and what this might indicate about a specific school’s admissions priorities. Of course, it’s also imperative to communicate clearly and appropriately regardless of the target program or particular inquiry. (For school specific essay topic analyses, click here.) Today, we’re going back to basics and offering a few broadly applicable tips on ton... Read more »

Aug 28, 2015

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$641,000 Grant Beefs Up Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics

Boasting a new director, visiting professor and junior fellows, the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics  (GISME) will offer expanded courses and research for business school students interested in learning more about ethical issues as they impact the functioning of markets, the school announced earlier this month. “The expanded team at the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics will greatly enhance our efforts to convene the best minds for conversation and ... Read more »

Aug 28, 2015

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21 Days to Go: Cambridge / Judge MBA Round 1 Deadline

Attention all applicants, the Cambridge / Judge MBA Round 1 Deadline of September 18, 2015 is just three weeks away! Need help with your application? Clear Admit has all the news, resources, and advice to make sure your application is as strong as possible! Start with the Cambridge / Judge School profile page as this page includes resources such as: 1. Check out the Cambridge / Judge Essay Topics for the 2015-2016 admissions season before you sit down to write. 2. Our thorough Clear Admit School... Read more »

Aug 27, 2015

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Social Media in the MBA Admissions Process: How Careful Should You Be?

While presidential candidate Donald Trump has shown that decorum on social media is not necessarily a prerequisite for running for the highest office in the land, admissions directors at leading MBA programs suggest that prospective applicants might do well to show a little more caution when it comes to LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. Just what is the role of social media in the MBA admissions process, you ask? We wondered that, too. To get a clearer picture, we checked in with some of our sourc... Read more »

Aug 27, 2015

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21 Days to Go: MIT / Sloan MBA Round 1 Deadline

Attention all applicants, the MIT / Sloan MBA Round 1 Deadline of September 17, 2015 is just three weeks away! Need help with your application? Clear Admit has all the news, resources, and advice to make sure your application is as strong as possible! Start with the MIT / Sloan School of Management School profile page as this page includes resources such as: 1. Our detailed Essay Topic Analysis, which is great if you are just beginning to tackle your essays, is also great if you have nearly fini... Read more »

Aug 27, 2015

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21 Days to Go: U. Chicago Booth Round 1 Deadline

Attention all applicants, the U. Chicago Booth MBA Round 1 Deadline of September 17, 2015 is just three weeks away! Need help with your application? Clear Admit has all the news, resources, and advice to make sure your application is as strong as possible! Start with the U. Chicago Booth School profile page as this page includes resources such as: 1. Our detailed Essay Topic Analysis, which is great if you are just beginning to tackle your essays, is also great if you have nearly finished and wa... Read more »

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  • Essays

    The MBA Essay: Back to Basics

    We often stress that, to present oneself effectively in one’s application essays, it is critical to think carefully about what a given question is asking and what this might indicate about a specifi

    London Business School 2015-2016 Essay Topic Analysis

    Following up on the recent release of the 2015-2016 LBS MBA essay topics, we wanted to offer some guidance to applicants targeting London Business School this admissions season. The London Business

    Oxford / Saïd 2015-2016 Essay Topic Analysis

    Following up on the release of the Oxford MBA essays for 2015-2016, we wanted to offer some pointers to applicants targeting Saïd Business School this admissions season. The Oxford MBA adcom has over

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    Interviews

    Wharton Round 2 Applicants Await Interview Invitations

    Tomorrow’s the day. If you applied to the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School as part of Round 2, you will very likely be checking your email repeatedly in hopes that an invitation to inte

    Admissions Tip: The Interview Final Touch

    Over the last months, we’ve focused on helping applicants prepare to answer the various questions they’ll be posed during their interviews, but there is one in particular to which we have not paid

    Perfecting the Virtual MBA Admissions Interview

    Clear Admit’s own site and many others are filled with advice on how to apply to an MBA program, write an effective essay or choose a strong personal reference. Participating in an MBA admissions pa

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    Careers and Financial Aid

    Financing Your MBA, Part V

    While loans are a necessary fact of life for many MBA students, it pays to investigate the full range of scholarship, fellowship and other programs that can provide additional means of financing your

    Financing Your MBA, Part IV

    In our previous post on financing your MBA, we covered loan programs for MBA students from the United States. Today, we’ll take a look at loans through the lens of international students, who face s

    Financing Your MBA, Part III

    Moving right along in our multi-part series on financing your MBA, we’ll take a look today at some of the options prospective MBA students have for obtaining loans to finance their time at business

    Read More in Careers and Financial Aid »


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